Changemaker Award Nomination 2024-2025

Changemaker Award

This award is meant to recognize an individual school counselor or group of counselors who has made significant contributions to the advancement of equity and systemic change in education for students in Wisconsin.

*The individual counselor nominated, or at least one member of a team nominated, must be a member of WSCA to be eligible to win.*

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • reducing disproportionality in school discipline
  • reducing disproportionality in grades and graduation rates
  • increase attendance and school engagement for opportunity youth
  • increase access and opportunities for career exploration and post secondary readiness for underserved minority and/or ethnically diverse youth
  • advancing culturally responsive social emotional learning practices
  • advancing equity through a focus on school culture and climate

Nomination Questions:

1) Describe how the counselor(s) demonstrated leadership, advocacy, and collaboration to achieve systemic change to create equitable practices in the school community.

2) Describe the impact the school counselor(s) has had on education equity outcomes (provide supporting data, examples).

Nomination Instructions:

Fill out the form below to submit your nomination online.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN: May 23, 2024
DEADLINE:  September 15, 2024

Questions? Contact Marianne Matt, WSCA Professional Recognition & Scholarship Director, at scholarship@wscaweb.org

2024-2025 Changemaker Award Nomination Form

  • Nominee Information

  • *If applicable
  • Please Answer the Following Questions:

  • Question 1: Describe how the counselor(s) demonstrated leadership, advocacy, and collaboration to achieve systemic change to create equitable practices in the school community. Please be specific and provide examples.
  • Question 2: Describe the impact the school counselor(s) has had on education equity outcomes. Please be specific and provide examples.
  • Nominator Contact Information

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